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Swami Madhavananda

Swami Madhavananda, the ninth President of the Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, was born on Saturday, 15 December 1888 at Baghanchra in Nadia district of West Bengal. His pre-monastic name was Nirmal Chandra Basu. His father was Hariprasad Basu. He graduated from the University of Calcutta with distinction. During his student life he read the works of Vivekananda and was inspired by the ideals and message of Ramakrishna and Vivekananda. He was initiated by... Read More

BornNirmal Chandra Basu
15 December 1888
Baganchra, Bengal Presidency, British India
Died6 October 1965 (aged 76)
Belur Math, West Bengal, India
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